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    • Root Hydraulic Conductance in Epiphytic Orchids 

      Huynh, Cam-Van (2009-01-01)
      In tropical rainforests, rainfall quickly falls through the canopy where epiphytic orchids grow, exposing these plants to diurnal and/or seasonal episodes of ?drought.? Epiphytic orchids in particular have a specialized ...
    • Root Structure and Function in Epiphytic Orchids Cam-Van Huynh 

      Huynh, Cam-Van (2007-01-01)
      Plants in the Orchidaceae (the orchid family) have evolved in diverse and physically stressful habitats (Benzing et. al, 1982). Epiphytic orchids, which grow on other plants in tree canopies, are especially susceptible ...
    • TR-FRET Assay for Sirtuin 1 (SIRT1) Inhibitor Screening 

      Huynh, Cam-Van (2008-01-01)
      SIRT1 is an enzyme from the sirtuin family. Sirtuins are NAD<sup>+</sup>-dependent protein deacetylases. This enzyme family is responsible in pathways involved in apoptosis, cellular stress, and aging. Theories have been ...